New CCAC Student

Whatever you dream and aspire to be, there's a path toward it that begins at CCAC. Join more than 35,000 CCAC students pursuing one of 160+ majors and programs. At CCAC our goal is your success. We welcome you to become a member of the Wild Cat Family! 


Enrollment Steps

Complete your Admissions Application

As a new student to CCAC, the first step to enrolling is easy! Simply complete the admissions application.

Apply for financial aid

Apply for financial by by submitting your FAFSA form available online at

Send your transcript to CCAC

High school - If you graduated within the last 5 years and had an overall graduating GPA of 2.7 or higher email your last semester/final high school transcript to [email protected]

Another college? Send your official transcript from each college you attended to [email protected].

Prepare for Placement Tests

The placement test allows us to place you into the classes that are right for you! These tests are not an entrance exam, but a way to ensure that you are taking the classes you need to be successful in your college courses!

These tests are free for you to take and are done online. There is not a set date or time to take the test. However, taking them sooner will allow you to register for classes sooner! Tests can be only taken once.

For detailed, step-by-step directions on registering and taking the placement test, go to CCAC's Help Center. 

Review placement testing information and exemptions

Confirm Your Account Information

Confirm your account information we have is correct at the Registration Welcome Center.

Meet with an Academic Advisor to discuss your course plan and courses to take. 

Pay for Classes

View the complete listing of tuition and fees.


Admissions Virtual Chat

Join an Enrollment Services Specialist on Zoom!

Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays: 12:00PM - 1:00PM.

Join Virtual Chat

Enrollment Information Sessions

An enrollment information session allows you to join and meet with our Enrollment Services Team including recruiters and department representatives. Here you will have the opportunity learn the enrollment process, ask questions and get the answers you need. Don't worry about taking notes during the presentation, we'll email it to you after the session.

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Contact Enrollment Services

412.237.2222, press 1

[email protected]